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Restaurant Grading System

Restaurant Grading

City Council Approves Major Changes To Restaurant Grading System

The New York City Council on Wednesday approved a package of bills that will reduce the fines restaurant owners pay for minor health infractions.

10/09/2013

Restaurant Fine Reductions

City Council Poised To Modify Restaurant Grading System To Lower Some Fines

New York City restaurants will soon be paying lower fines for minor health department violations.

08/18/2013

A restaurant grade is seen at an establishment in Chelsea - New York, NY - Jan 19, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Speaker Christine Quinn Gives ‘F’ To Restaurant Grading System

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn says she’s been hearing a steady drumbeat of complaints from eatery owners about the health department’s restaurant letter grading system.

01/11/2012

NYC Restaurant Rating System

With Shocking Number Of ‘A’ Grades, Many Wonder If Restaurant Grading System Getting Worked

Every single New York City eatery — all 24,000 — has been inspected and assigned a letter grade. With a whopping number getting the top grade, an “A,” some are wondering if there’s a little grade inflation going on.

11/14/2011

(Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Traditional Hot Dog Vendors Disappearing From NYC Streets

When you think of food in the Big Apple, the hot dog is about as “New York” as it gets. But those street-side vendor carts are in transition.

08/10/2011

Photo/Carol D'Auria

Long Island City Restaurant Gets An ‘A’

Sparks Deli in Long Island City is the first restaurant under the city’s new rating system to receive a perfect grade for food safety and cleanliness.

1010 WINS–07/28/2010

Photo/Carol D'Auria

Long Island City Restaurant Gets An 'A'

Sparks Deli in Long Island City is the first restaurant under the city’s new rating system to receive a perfect grade for food safety and cleanliness.

1010 WINS–07/28/2010